Parenting & Family Support Services

Logon details for Minding Mothers: Minding Babies webinar

When: May 5, 2021 10AM (Irish time) Topic: Minding Mother: Minding Babies Webinar Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86326449361?pwd=UEFNYVNrdGRiL0hPYmNrSTA5MXZmUT09 Passcode: 239557 Or One tap mobile : US: +19294362866,,86326449361#,,,,*239557# or +13017158592,,86326449361#,,,,*239557# Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location): US: +1 929 436 2866 or +1...

Ballaghaderreen Common Sense Parenting course via Zoom

Parents are invited to take part in a 6 week Common Sense Parenting Programme, via Zoom, conducted by Ballaghaderreen Family Resource Centre, starting on May 4th, 2021. The course is open to parents of children aged 0-6 years. Please contact 086 6048560 for further information.   More on Children...

Minding Mothers: Minding Babies Webinar

You can register below By the way, even if you can't make the webinar live, it will be available for public view on the West Be Well Facebook page LIVE & IMMEDIATELY AFTERWARDS (archive). If you register for the webinar, even though you can't attend,...

Webinar – Compassionate Support for Anxious Children & Teenagers

Join us for a live Zoom event with Dr. Malie Coyne, Clinical Psychologist and Author, where she will share her personal and professional insights on how to help an anxious child or teenager using her bespoke SAFE Chain of Resilience from her bestselling book "Love...

Support meeting for bereaved parents

Anam Cara, who support parents after bereavement, have been holding their parent-support meetings online and they will continue to do so until it is safe to return to their face-to-face meetings. Their online meetings are still the same safe and comfortable space in which to meet...

Research study on impact of COVID-19 on wellbeing of teenagers

A team of psychologists at NUI, Galway & Trinity College Dublin are running a research study on the impact of COVID-19 on the wellbeing of teenagers. They are keen to spread the word to parents and teenagers and to get young people involved. Details here: More on Children...

Launch of the evaluation of the ‘Book Magic’ report

Launch of the evaluation of the ‘Book Magic’ project Thursday, 29th April 2021, 10:30–11:30am The Book Magic project is about encouraging and promoting the joy of reading. This carefully chosen collection of picture books can help young children and their families deal with feelings, emotions, and challenges. For...

Resources for Minding Mothers: Minding Babies webinar attendees

Me to Mum series of videos – a set of 3 videos presented by Dr Jillian Doyle, Clinical Psychologist in the Perinatal Mental Health Team at the Rotunda Hospital, Dublin: Episode 1: Tuning in  https://youtu.be/5lUD_mYqZX0 Episode 2: Changes & Identity https://youtu.be/wFpnWs3u2o4 Episode 3: Emotions: https://youtu.be/yeiDDSDWQUE   Mental Health Information for Women from the...

Wellness Workshops (for parents)

This series of four workshops is for parents or guardians. Contact details are on poster. No experience of art is required, and supplies will be sent out to you. Most of us are conditioned to think we must be 'doing' to feel worthy. Doing from a place of...

Jigsaw Schools Hub

Schools are a key setting for the promotion of youth mental health and wellbeing. “Promoting the wellbeing of our children and young people is a shared community responsibility and is everyone’s business”. *Wellbeing Policy Statement and Framework for Practice, DES, 2018-2023 At Jigsaw, we know that learning and...

Bereaved parents invite to attend Anam Cara meeting

Our next meeting for Anam Cara Mayo and Galway will take place on Monday, 15th March, at 7pm. This meeting will be hosted by Jannah Walsh. If you know any bereaved parents who would like to join this meeting please get them to contact us on...